Merit Network
Can't find what you're looking for? Search the Mail Archives.
  About Merit   Services   Network   Resources & Support   Network Research   News   Events   Home

Discussion Communities: Merit Network Email List Archives

North American Network Operators Group

Date Prev | Date Next | Date Index | Thread Index | Author Index | Historical

Re: DDoS attacks

  • From: Scott Francis
  • Date: Thu Jul 12 14:12:49 2001

On Thu, Jul 12, 2001 at 01:05:54PM -0400, Mitch Halmu exclaimed:
> No kidding? Your somewhat twisted "re-education" approach finds 
> it perfectly normal to liken an illegal hacker activity (DDoS) 
> with a perfectly legitimate business operation of an ISP, for
> the "crime" of simply having an open relay SMTP server.

One flame topic at a time, please. We haven't reached the requisite 30 days
since the last ORBS/RBL/SMTP/relay flamefest.

-- 
Scott Francis                   darkuncle@ [home:] d a r k u n c l e . n e t
Systems/Network Manager          sfrancis@ [work:]         t o n o s . c o m
UNIX | IP networks | security | sysadmin | caffeine | BOFH | general geekery
GPG public key 0xCB33CCA7              illum oportet crescere me autem minui

Attachment: pgp00010.pgp
Description: PGP signature




Discussion Communities


About Merit | Services | Network | Resources & Support | Network Research
News | Events | Contact | Site Map | Merit Network Home


Merit Network, Inc.